Frequently Asked Questions Q: What is your tattoo minimum? A: Our minimum at MST is $70. This is to ensure you that the pigments and other products used during your tattoo are the best quality they can be. Q: How do I take care of my tattoo? A: Our great artists will go over aftercare instructions with you after the tattoo session, and we also provide aftercare instructions approved by the Boulder County Health Department. Q: Do I need an appointment? A: We do appointments and walk-ins, however, an appointment is best. We are happy to do walk-ins if time permits. Q: Are tattoos safe? A: Yes, as long as you go to a reputable artist and studio. Q: Do tattoos hurt? A: Yes, to some degree. Everyone has a different pain tolerance. People would not return time and time again if it hurt that bad.